Ecuador: Acquisition of citizenship
|Publisher||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||1 November 1991|
|Citation / Document Symbol||ECU9734|
|Cite as||Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Ecuador: Acquisition of citizenship, 1 November 1991, ECU9734, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6accc34.html [accessed 21 May 2013]|
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Attached please find Sections I and II of the first part of the Constitution of Ecuador dealing with nationality and citizenship issues respectively.
According to a Consular officer of the Embassy of Ecuador in Ottawa, no changes have been made to these sections since the constitution was published in the Government's official Journal on 12 June 1984.
Embassy of Ecuador, Ottawa. 8 November 1991, Telephone Interview with Consular Officer.
Blaustein, Albert P. and Gisbert H. Flanz. eds. 1987. "Ecuador" in Constitutions of the Countries of the World. Dobbs Ferry, NY: Oceana Publications. Vol. IV, pp. 12-13.